Food pyramid Teacher Resources
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The Five Food Groups - Introduction to Nutrition
Students study the five food groups as an introduction to nutrition. In this nutrition instructional activity, students learn about which foods belong in each of the five food groups and they determine the need to eat a healthy diet. They keep a journal of the food that they eat over a weekend before comparing the food to the food pyramid.
3rd - 5th Health 12 Views 71 Downloads
Five-Alive: The Value of Fruits and Vegetables
Students discuss importance of proper nutrition in staying healthy, examine food pyramid chart and identify different vegetables or fruits via eye gaze, and sample different vegetables or fruits at snack or lunch time.
K - 5th Health 3 Views 10 Downloads
My Healthy Diet
First graders draw and label a food pyramid. Using the pyramid and the internet, 1st graders create their own healthy diet. They use educational technology to fill their plate with healthy choices for their diet. Once students have completed putting "food on their plate," they save the document to show to the teacher.
1st Health 3 Views 7 Downloads
Studying the Food Pyramid
Students have a cooking day. In this healthy eating lesson, students use pictures from a magazine to illustrate the food groups. Students record the foods they eat and then see if they are eating enough from each food group. Students investigate the eating habits of their family and write a report about how they could improve their eating.
1st - 3rd Health 3 Views 0 Downloads
Food Pyramid Matching Game
In this food pyramid worksheet, learners participate in a food pyramid matching game. Students help Chef Solus match the 5 foods on the left to their correct food groups on the right. Learners draw a line from the food item to its correct food group.
2nd - 4th Health 3 Views 44 Downloads
Food Pyramid: labeling
Visit an older food pyramid to talk about healthy foods with your class. Even though this pyramid is technically out of date, this resource still provides some good practice for young learners to identify which foods are healthy and unhealthy.
3rd - 5th Health 3 Views 56 Downloads
It's Sugar Time!
Fifth graders review the Food Pyramid. They examine several breakfast cereal labels and determine how much sugar is in each. They discuss these amounts and whether or not they are surprised by the results. They discuss the amount of sugar they consume and ways they could reduce their sugar intake.
5th Health 3 Views 5 Downloads
Home Cooking: Creating Healthy Meal Plans
Students create healthy meal plans. In this nutrition lesson plan, students discuss the Food Pyramid and use this knowledge to analyze cookbook recipes and fast food meals. Then, students work cooperatively to create healthy meal plans for five days, including three home-cooked meals per day.
9th - 12th Health 5 Views 37 Downloads
The New Food Pyramid
High schoolers investigate the concept of the food pyramid and conduct research using the internet. The information is used in order to conduct classroom discussion. The lesson includes valuable resource links and the students could construct their own food pyramids.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 3 Downloads